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Place Horncastle
S Mary V
Grid Ref TF258695
Lat, Long 53.20806, -0.11730 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LN9 5HJ
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County Lincolnshire
Country England
Diocese Lincoln
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 2554 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1936 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1936
Tenor 16-0-12 (1804lb or 818kg) in E (657.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Fri
Also Toilet
Affiliation Lincoln Diocesan Guild
Updates 06/03/2020: Indication of available toilet facility added [TimJ (#268) via e-mail]


Horncastle, Lincolnshire
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-3-25 1100.5 C# 33.00" 1717 Henry Penn R
2 7-2-21 981.0 B 33.50" 1936 John Taylor & Co F N
3 8-2-23 877.0 A 36.00" 1727 Daniel Hedderly R N
4 9-2-25 824.0 G# 38.38" 1801 Thomas Osborn R
5 11-0-2 736.5 F# 41.38" 1717 Henry Penn R
6 16-0-12 657.0 E 46.50" 1717 Henry Penn R N
Fire 0-2-8 16.38" c1800 (unidentified) Y N
Sanctus 1½cwt 1980.0 B 19.38" c1500† (unidentified) Y
School 1½cwt 1714.0 A 19.25" (unidentified) Y
Source: GAD; Dove tenor wt; B Hibbert; A Higson; P Denton

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 27/07/2012